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Costa G. Soteropoulos, MD


Dr. Soteropoulos joined National Spine & Pain Centers in 2012 after completing advanced fellowship training in Interventional Pain and Spine Management at the Virginia Commonwealth University, where he also received advanced training in spinal cord stimulation from one of the field’s foremost experts. A native of Washington, DC, and graduate of Georgetown University Medical School, he is excited to return to the area.

Prior to his Fellowship, Dr. Soteropoulos completed his residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Virginia Commonwealth University Hospital, during which time he served as Sports Medicine Education Chair of the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department. He has distinguished himself throughout his academic career and medical training, including having authored articles on Interventional Pain and Physiatry for prestigious industry journals that have been lauded by peers as “practice changing.”

A staunch advocate for his patients, Dr. Soteropolous uses state-of-the-art neuromodulatory and non-surgical techniques to diagnose and treat a wide array of both chronic and acute pain conditions.

Board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Dr. Soteropoulos maintains active memberships in the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, International Spine Intervention Society, and North American Neuromodulation Society.

A sports enthusiast, Dr. Soteropoulos competed in basketball, soccer, swimming and tennis throughout school; activities he continues to enjoy today, along with travelling with his family.

Northern Virginia Magazine Top Doctors 2019 award

Affiliations Fredericksburg
  • Fellowship
  • Virginia Commonwealth University United States Richmond, VA 2012
  • Internship
  • Washington Hospital Center United States Washington, DC 2008
  • Medical School
  • Georgetown Univ. School of Medicine United States Washington, DC 2007
  • Residency
  • Virginia Commonwealth University United States Richmond, VA 2011
  • Undergraduate
  • George Mason University United States Fairfax, VA 1999


  • 09/08/2021
    Rating: 5

    On time seeing the doctor. Personable nurse and doctor. Quick and painless procedyre.

  • 09/03/2021
    Rating: 5

    I was a patient over four years ago when I was treated for back pain. Dr. Soteropoulos and his staff were very professional and personable. Everything regarding my treatment was explained to me and Dr. S took the time to answer all my questions. Now that I've been dealing with Sciatic issues for the past four months and it has gotten progressively worse, the first place I thought about when my primary care doctor was recommending orthopedic doctors for treatment was Dr. S at National Spine & Pain. I had to get an additional referral since Dr. S's specialty is pain management. So glad I decided to come back. [...]

  • 09/02/2021
    Rating: 5

    Very personable

  • 09/01/2021
    Rating: 5

    The staff and Dr Soteropolis are always friendly and very helpful.